Monthly Archives: May 2012

Cemetery of the Week #59: Vysehrad Cemetery

Vyšehradsky Hrbitov 11 V Pevnosti, Prague 128 00, Czech Republic Telephone: +420 2 4141 0348 Founded: 1869, in its present incarnation Number of interments: Approximately 650 Open: May-September from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., until 5 p.m. from November to … Continue reading

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Historic Cemeteries Matter!

For the past seven years, American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation have awarded millions of dollars in grant funds to historic sites through Partners in Preservation, an online voting competition. Traditionally a cemetery is selected for the … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #58: Swan Point Cemetery

Swan Point Cemetery 585 Blackstone Boulevard Providence, Rhode Island 02906 Telephone: 410-272-1314 Founded: 1846 Size: 210 acres Number of interments: approximately 40,000 Open: Depending on the weather, Swan Point is open daily from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Eastern Standard … Continue reading

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